2019 FIP Symposium: PURRsuing FIP and WINNing

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Date: Saturday & Sunday, November 16-17, 2019

Time:  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (PST)
Location: Gladys Valley Hall | UC Davis


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Register now for the Winn Feline Foundation's 2019 FIP Symposium: PURRsuing FIP and WINNing. Over the past 50 years, the Winn Feline Foundation has brought veterinary professionals, industry representatives, cat fanciers and cat enthusiasts together to discuss and explore the status of feline infectious peritonitis (FIP). These symposia have provided updates on past, current and future FIP research. In addition, best practices regarding prevention, diagnostics and treatments for this devastating disease of cats have been key components of the Winn seminars.

General Public Cost:
Two-Day (Saturday/Sunday): $99 onsite | $89 webinar
Saturday Only: $69 onsite | $59 webinar
Sunday Only: $49 onsite | $39 webinar

Webinar: The webinar will be live (PST) and interactive. If you have never attended a Zoom Webinar meeting before, test your computer or device here.


  • DAY 1 - November 16th, 2019, Audience: Scientific and Veterinary Professionals
  • 7:30am-8:30am   Registration and Continental Breakfast
    8:30am-8:40am   Welcome and Introduction
    8:40am-9:40am   Overview of the Current State of FIP and What FIP is
    9:45am-11:15am    Round Table Discussion:  Diagnosis of FIP
    11:15am-11:30am    Break
    11:30am-12:00pm  Veterinary Drug Development
    12:00pm-1:00pm   Lunch
    1:00pm-2:30pm    Round Table Discussion:  Treatment Options of FIP - Facts or Myths
    2:30pm-3:00pm   Break
    3:00pm-4:30pm   Round Table Discussion:  Prevention & Management of FIP
    4:30pm-5:00pm   Q&A and Closing Remarks

    Schedules subject to change
  • DAY 2 - November 17th, 2019, Audience: Scientific/Veterinary Professionals and General Public
  • 7:30am-8:20am    Registration and Continental Breakfast
    8:20am-8:30am    Welcome
    8:30am-10:30am   Round Table Discussion: My Cat Has FIP. Now What? Is There Hope? Personal Experiences with FIP
    10:30am-10:45am Break
    10:45am-12:00pm  Round Table Discussion:  Prevention-Or is that Possible?  Do Genes Matter? Does Husbandry Matter?
    12:00pm-12:45pm  Lunch
    12:45 pm-2:00pm  Round Table Discussion:  Techniques to Limit FIP in a Shelter or Foster Home Environment.  Prevention Tips for Adopters.
    2:00pm-2:30pm    Q & A and Closing Remarks

    Schedules subject to change


Discounted lodging reservations at the Hyatt Place UC Davis can be made online. To view the WINN FIP Symposium rates, select "Book Now" and enter the Arrival (Friday, 11/15/19) and Departure Dates (Sunday, 11/17/19) for the conference.